Silos looking north

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These were indoor silos when the plant was running. They were inside the large steel-framed iron-clad building on the site and would have held the raw materials for the cement process. Ground limestone, coal, clay, silica sand, gypsum etc. As far as I am aware silos were not used to store cement - it was bagged as soon as it was made.

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  • Uploaded on March 30, 2013
  • Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works
    by Bruce Comfort
    • Camera: FUJIFILM FinePix Z90
    • Taken on 2013/03/26 12:38:21
    • Exposure: 0.014s (1/70)
    • Focal Length: 5.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.900
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • Flash fired

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